Unions

Detroit casino workers reach tentative deal with Detroit casinos

After months of negotiations and 32 days on strike, the Detroit Casino Council has reached a tentative agreement for a...

Tensions rise during Senate hearing with union leaders as UAW voting continues

United Auto Workers President Shawn Fain and other labor leaders were invited to the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and...

Union contracts with Detroit’s Big Three now in hands of UAW members

UPDATE: Union members at General Motors, Ford and Stellantis have voted to ratify the tentative contracts described in this story....

UAW President Shawn Fain calls on other auto worker unions to align contract expiration dates

Members of the United Auto Workers are examining tentative contract agreements between the union and Detroit’s Big Three automakers, and...

Detroit Today: Casino workers say they are striking for respect and fair wages

The labor movement in America is having a moment, with workers across multiple industries attempting to take advantage of a...

Detroit’s casino union workers ready to strike if no deal is reached before midnight

Update 10/16/23 at 5 p.m. ET: A spokesperson for MotorCity Casino responded to WDET's request for comment with the following...

Detroit Evening Report: Casino workers prepare to strike as contract expiration nears

Unionized workers from Detroit's three casinos — MGM Grand Detroit, MotorCity Casino, and Hollywood at Greektown — voted overwhelmingly late...

Upcoming union contract negotiations with Meijer could affect thousands

United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 951 will be pushing for higher wages and improved benefits for more than...

Detroit Today: Will Detroit’s casinos bet on their workers?

On Friday, 99% of union workers from Detroit’s three casinos — MGM Grand Detroit, Hollywood Casino at Greektown and MotorCity...

Unifor sets targets on GM after ratifying deal with Ford

Canadian auto workers represented by Unifor ratified a new deal with Ford Motor Company over the weekend, winning significant wage...

Ford reaches tentative deal with Canadian auto workers union

Thousands of unionized auto workers in Canada will remain on the job after brokering a tentative new contract with Ford...

Detroit Today: How innovations like AI affect labor negotiations

Negotiations between the United Auto Workers union and Detroit automakers appear to be at a standstill — with contract negotiations...